Barksdale Family History

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Barksdale Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. It looks like an English place name, but no such place is known in the British Isles. It may be an Americanized form of an original in some other language.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Barksdale Family Origin

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Barksdale Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Barksdale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Barksdale's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barksdale. A less common occupation for the Barksdale family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Barksdale | Data not to scale

Barksdale Historical Records

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Barksdale Life Expectancy

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